The Freshpet Blog

Fresh food isn’t the only way to help your dog or cat get the most out of life. From bathing tips to health-related info, find out the latest pet-related news and stories on our blog.


The Thanksgiving Pet Table

Cats, Contests / Giveaways, Dogs

This year forget about the kid’s table, it’s time to prep for the Pet’s Table! There’s no better way to say “thank you for being an awesome pet,” to your dog or cat than surprising them with a Thanksgiving dinner. It doesn’t have to be an actual table; it can simply be a festive spot for your pet to enjoy a Freshpet turkey dinner of their…



10 Pets Who Rock Natural Mustaches

Cats, Dogs

In celebration of Movember, a month long effort to get men around the world to grow mustaches in support of Prostate and Testicular Cancer research, we thought it was only fitting to celebrate the holiday the best we could. With pet mustaches! We collected our favorite 10 pets from across the web who rock their natural mustaches everyday. Archie Moustarchie   Hamilton the Hipster Cat  …



5 Ways Simple Ways to Stimulate Your Pet

Cats, Dogs, Nutrition & Healthy Living, Pet Parent Tips

Just like humans, our pets can become used to routine. Routine helps to bring structure to both of you and your pet’s life, but it can sometimes play a part in boredom or feeling unfulfilled. This is why regular brain stimulation is very important for keeping your pet happy, active and continually challenged in life.   We understand days can be jam-packed and busy, so here are a few simple ways you…



Popular Pet Names for Your New Cat or Dog

Cats, Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

We consider Spring as a great adoption month! The weather is beautiful, making it perfect for training and bonding with your new friend outside. But before any of that happens, the most important part about bringing a new pet home is giving them a great name.   We had our team of “pet naming experts” make a list of their favorite (and popular) names of the moment that…



Project Trap-Neuter-Return

Cats, Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

  You have probably seen a cat roaming around your community and may have wondered if it was a lost pet or if it was a feral cat out on it’s own. We spoke to Sandra Obi, a partner of ours at the Animal Protection League of New Jersey, who helped us with some tips on how to point out a feral cat and ways you can help them live…